A microtunnel boring machine (MTBM) called ‘Blanche’ set a new world record when it reached 1496.48 m, the longest ever stretch of pipe laid by the Direct Pipe® tunnelling methodology.
The PE100+ Association has launched an online assistant for trenchless pressure pipe installation.
JSM has developed a new system for the removal of decommissioned underground fluid cables using Trenchless Technology methods.
The North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) will be hosting two Trenchless Technology training courses in Canada in June.
Michels Corporation has ended 2015 on a high note, as the firm successfully completed its 11th and 12th Direct Pipe installations shortly before the New Year.
Laney Directional Drilling has successfully completed the installation of a 3,505 ft, 48" pipeline underneath the Sabine-Neches Waterway - a new record in the US Direct Pipe installation.
The US record for Direct Pipe installation has been broken again, this time by Michels Corporation.
Michels Canada completed the first installation in Canada utilising the Direct Pipe method when it completed a 1,122 ft crossing under the Beaver River.